# Definition of diagonal

## "diagonal" in the noun sense

### 1. diagonal

geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent

### 2. diagonal, bias

a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric

### 3. diagonal

an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard

"the bishop moves on the diagonals"

### 4. diagonal

mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry

### 5. solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix

a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

## "diagonal" in the adjective sense

### 1. diagonal

connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face

"a diagonal line across the page"

### 2. aslant, aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping

having an oblique or slanted direction

Source: WordNet® (An amazing lexical database of English)

WordNet®. Princeton University. 2010.

# diagonal in Scrabble®

The word diagonal is playable in Scrabble®, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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LIGAND
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DIALOG
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LIGAND
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DOLING
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DIAGONAL
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DINGO
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DIALOG
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DINGO
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LIGAND
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ANODAL
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# diagonal in Words With Friends™

The word diagonal is playable in Words With Friends™, no blanks required. Because it is longer than 7 letters, you would have to play off an existing word or do it in several moves.

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DIAGONAL
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DIAGONAL
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DIAGONAL
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LIGAND
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DIAGONAL
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DIAGONAL
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DIALOG
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ANALOG
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DOLING
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DIAGONAL
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DOLING
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DIAGONAL
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DIAGONAL
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LIGAND
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ANODAL
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LIGAND
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GLAND
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DOLING
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ALIGN
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GILD
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GLAND
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GOLD
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ANALOG
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GLAND
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DIALOG
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GLAND
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# Word Growth involving diagonal

ag ago

go ago

on

## Longer words containing diagonal

brachydiagonal brachydiagonals

diagonalisable

diagonalisation diagonalisations

diagonalise diagonalised

diagonalise diagonalises

diagonalising

diagonalities

diagonality

diagonalizable

diagonalization diagonalizations

diagonalize diagonalized

diagonalize diagonalizes

diagonalizing

diagonally

diagonals brachydiagonals

orthodiagonal

subdiagonal